Mapping the Crisis at London Metropolitan University and beyond
Tuesday, 15 December 2009
Mass rally asking for a mass resignation of Governors and Senior Management
The Board of Governors of London Metropolitan University are meeting on 15th December to consider their response to the recent reports into the financial fiasco they got us into. Both staff unions, UNISON and UCU, and London Met students union, are now calling for their resignations and for a Fresh start at London Met.
We will be presenting them with our petition. Come and join our final lobby/ rally/ protest for 2009 and give them a last push:
Tuesday 15th December,
4.00pm Moorgate Building
Note change of time to 4pm start - get there early; 3.45pm
• Sign the petition (www.lmuucu.org.uk) Urge everyone you know to sign and to circulate it among their workplaces and email lists.
• Write to your MP and to David Lammy, Minister for Higher Education, urging them to intervene and to support EDM 575 (www.writetothem.com for contact details) • Join our days of action. Help spread the word about the threat more widely.
• Comment on stories in the press; online versions often have a comments page for reactions. Better still, write letters contact the press, national and local.
• If you are not already a member, join one of the recognized trades unions. See http://www.unison.org.uk/join/ (for PSD staff) or http://joinonline.ucu.org.uk/ (for academic staff and some students)